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Book lovers go gaga as cine-star Rishi Kapoor takes centrestage at Zee Jaipur Literature Festival

Book lovers go gaga as cine-star Rishi Kapoor takes centrestage at Zee Jaipur Literature Festival

Barely 50 metres away, acclaimed Indian poet Vikram Chandra sat discussing "the poetry of amazement" with poet Tishani Doshi and next to them were writers Mridula Koshy and Puneeta Roy exploring the freedom to dream. But the crowd of thousands of "book lovers" who have thronged from around the country and elsewhere were nowhere to be seen.

Jan 20, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
Strong JLR October sales push Tata Motors shares by nearly 7%

Strong JLR October sales push Tata Motors shares by nearly 7%

Shares of Tata Motors surged nearly 7 percent Tuesday after the company-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) reported 11 percent increase in October retail sales.

Nov 08, 2016, 18:12 PM IST

Jaipur Literature Fest: Swanand Kirkire, Tahmima Anam among speakers at the event

Indian lyricist-playback singer Swanand Kirkire and British Bangladeshi writer Tahmima Anam will be among the speakers at the upcoming Jaipur Literature Fest (JLF).

Oct 25, 2016, 18:26 PM IST
Ruias assure banks of fund infusion to support operations of Essar Steel

Ruias assure banks of fund infusion to support operations of Essar Steel

Debt-laden Essar Steel on Tuesday said its promoters have assured the Joint Lenders Forum (JLF) that they will infuse additional funds in the firm to support its operations and "improve capital structure".

Mar 29, 2016, 11:59 AM IST

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Jan 24, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

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Jan 23, 2016, 12:22 PM IST

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Second day of Jaipur Literature Festival to start with cultural festivities.

ZEE MD Puneet Goenka appreciates the literature festival

Jan 22, 2016, 12:25 PM IST

Zee Jaipur Lit Fest: Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi recite shayaris

Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi recited shayaris on the third day of Zee Jaipur Literature Festival.

Jan 23, 2015, 17:48 PM IST

Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Sudhir Chaudhary talks about Urdu language

On the second day of the ongoing Zee Jaipur Literature Festival 2015, Sudhir Chaudhary talked about Urdu language.

Jan 22, 2015, 16:28 PM IST

V S Naipaul, Elanor Catton set to attend JLF festival

Nobel Laureate V S Naipaul, Booker winner Eleanor Catton, novelist Hanif Kureishi as well as travel writer Paul Theroux are among heavyweights lined up for the eighth edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival.

Sep 10, 2014, 15:09 PM IST

Jaipur Literature Festival set to travel to London this May

The vibrant energies of the annual Jaipur Literature Festival, which attracts over 250,000 visitors annually in India, are set to travel to London this May for a day-long edition of the literary extravaganza.

Apr 28, 2014, 07:56 AM IST

Popularity of cricket in India stumps Irish novelist

Cricket as a sport is not as popular in other parts of the world as in India, said Irish novelist, Joseph O` Neil.

Jan 19, 2014, 21:32 PM IST

Women cricket still has a long way to go: Dravid

Former India captain Rahul Dravid believes that women`s cricket still has a "long way to go" but the BCCI is doing a great job by hosting the World Cup for them.

Jan 26, 2013, 21:18 PM IST

Ashis Nandy should be arrested immediately: Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati demanded that Rajasthan govt should jail author Ashis Nandy over controversial remarks at Jaipur Literary Festival that "most corrupt people come from OBC, SC and ST communities".

Jan 26, 2013, 19:00 PM IST

Sushil disappointed to miss out on Padma Bhushan

Wrestler Sushil Kumar, the only Indian sportsperson to win back-to-back individual Olympic medals, is disappointed to miss out on the Padma Bhushan award though his name had been recommended.

Jan 26, 2013, 17:48 PM IST

Rahul Dravid and Mary Kom to get Padma Bhushan

Veteran Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid and woman boxer M C Mary Kom were named for Padma Bhushan Awards 2013 on Friday.

Jan 25, 2013, 22:17 PM IST